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JPMorgan Chase* Adopts Deforestation Policies

Apr 8, 2021

Green Century has withdrawn its shareholder proposal for JPMorgan Chase’s 2021 Annual Shareholder Meeting after the firm agreed to expand its policies on deforestation.

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Duke Realty* Warehouses Emissions

Mar 25, 2021

Duke Realty has agreed to adopt science-based emissions targets that align with the Paris Climate Agreement. The company also agreed to join the Science Based Targets Initiative, a global effort run by renowned environmental organizations aimed at reining in climate change.

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CSX* Agrees to Hit the Brakes on Climate Denial Lobbying

Mar 23, 2021

CSX Corporation (CSX) agrees to report on any of its lobbying activities, and those of its trade associations, that contradict the goals of the Paris Climate Agreement.

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STATEMENT: CarMax* Commits to Driving Down Emissions

Mar 19, 2021

Press Release Contact: Andrea Ranger, Green Century Capital Management,, (617) 482-0800 Boston, March 18, 2021…

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Toy Story: Mattel* Agrees to Reduce Plastic Packaging

Mar 10, 2021

Mattel has agreed to develop a goal to reduce its use of plastic packaging, following a Green Century shareholder proposal. 

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Green Century Funds Celebrate 30th Anniversary

Mar 9, 2021

Green Century is pleased to commemorate its 30th anniversary in 2021.

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Amazon* Wishlist: A Drastic Reduction in Plastic Use

Mar 3, 2021

Green Century has filed a shareholder resolution with Amazon, urging the company to reduce its use of plastic, including at its sustainably-minded subsidiary Whole Foods Market* and across its extensive shipping operations.

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What’s Next, Chevron?* Arctic Oil Spills?

Feb 18, 2021

Chevron has petitioned the SEC to exclude Green Century’s resolution, urging it to commit to renouncing oil and gas exploration and production in the Arctic, from its proxy statement.

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Hormel* Issues Report on Use of Medically Important Antibiotics

Feb 16, 2021

Hormel recently released its first report on the use of medically important antibiotics in its pork and poultry supply chain, as a result of a 2019 Green Century shareholder resolution with the company.

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STATEMENT: Green Century Reacts to Coca-Cola* Pledge to Reduce Virgin Plastic Use

Feb 10, 2021

On its earnings call today, The Coca-Cola Company announced a new goal to reduce the impact of its plastic use, following a Green Century shareholder resolution.

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